Parents' Guide to

Spider-Man: Friend or Foe

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

A fun brawler for younger players with co-op mode.

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Community Reviews

age 11+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 17+

Too violent

M: violence
age 5+
My son is almost 5 and he has loved Spider-man since he was 2, it all started to young so we have had to be very careful and monitor everything that has to do with Spidey. He loves this game it was easy to learn to play and aside from some of the bad guys looking a little creepy it is a pretty decent game for a superhero game.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Kids say (14):

If you want to replay a level -- be it in a high-tech laboratory, on the sandy streets of Egypt, along city rooftops, or throughout a creepy Transylvania -- you can swap out the current sidekick for a newly unlocked one from the main game screen. This adds to the game's replayability. Another welcome feature in Spider-Man: Friend or Foe is built-in cooperative play. At any time, a friend can pick up a second controller on the game system and take control of the second hero or villain.

Influenced by the game's comic book origins, the characters and environments are colorful and bright. The animation is smooth, so you will enjoy pulling off slick moves, such as using Spidey's web to pull items toward him, or using aerial acrobatics during combat sequences. Perfect for younger players who want a fairly straightforward fighting game but with plenty of replayability, Spider-Man: Friend or Foe is an enjoyable twist on the popular franchise.

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